Working people need to know how to calculate their pay rates and total work hours to ensure that they can make ends meet.

$57,000 a year will allow you to make $27.40 or $27 an hour.

A $57,000 gross annual income translates to $4,750 monthly.

Dividing $57,000 by the number of work weeks in a year (52) will give you a weekly gross pay of $1,096.15 or $1,096 per week.

Your total daily income is $216 if you're working full-time.

Yes, $57,000 a year is a good salary package if you live in a state where the tax rate is less than or equal to 25%.